According to the Gazette, we have a new LB. His name is AJ Derby. Apparently Ferentz didn't want to have to start putting walk-ons in the starting rotation so he talked to AJ about it and he was very receptive.
“It will be a lot of fun to run around and make some tackles,” Derby said. “(John Derby) was excited about it. He said he’s going to have to critique me once I start playing.”
It didn't take long for a decision to be made.
“He was all ears. He took an hour or two to think about it, and he came right back and he had a look in his eye like, ‘Yeah, I’m ready to go,’” Ferentz said. “So it’s good to see.
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“They keep us pretty much in the dark on things like that so we don’t really know until we know,” middle linebacker James Morris said. “I think he’s a great athlete, and it’s a great move for both parties - the linebackers and A.J.”
And now for the ridiculously obvious Poll: